Sexual Assault Alert,
Avenue Road/St. Clair Avenue West area,
Suspect's photograph released
Broadcast time: 15:01
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Case #: 2017-1744715
The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a Sexual Assault investigation.
It is reported that:
- on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at approximately 3:30 a.m., a 26-year-old woman was walking on the east side of Avenue Road, south of St. Clair Avenue West
- a man, standing by his car, approached the woman with his phone, asking for directions
- the man sexually assaulted the woman, then fled northbound on Avenue Road, then westbound on Lynnwood Avenue
The man is described as mid-20s, 5'9", short dark hair. He was wearing a black T-shirt, khaki shorts. He was driving a blue, two-door vehicle, possibly a Honda Accord.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
A sexual assault is any form of unwanted sexual contact. It includes, but is not limited to, kissing, grabbing, oral sex and penetration. To learn more about sexual assault, including how to report a sexual assault, please visit our Sex Crimes website.
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Constable Victor Kwong, Corporate Communications, for Detective Matt Mungal, 53 Division